6 days in Slovenia Itinerary

6 days in Slovenia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Slovenia trip planner

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Drive
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Postojna
Drive
2
Ljubljana
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Bled
4
Bled
— 1 night
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Bled
— 1 night
Taxi
6
Radovljica
— 1 night
Drive

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Postojna

With its friendly atmosphere, breathtaking landscapes, natural phenomena, and historical monuments, Postojna offers everything you need for a peaceful vacation or a quick getaway from the city.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Cerknica Lake and then step into the grandiose world of Predjama Castle.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Postojna journey planner.

Milan, Italy to Postojna is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Milan in May; daily highs in Postojna reach 23°C and lows reach 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Postojna

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 17 — 18:

Ljubljana

— 2 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
On the 17th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Ljubljana Castle, contemplate the waterfront views at Ljubljanica River, wander the streets of Ljubljana Old Town, then snap pictures at Triple Bridge, and finally take in the views from Dragon Bridge.

For ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Ljubljana trip planning website.

Getting from Postojna to Ljubljana by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 9°C. On the 19th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Bled.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
Find places to stay May 17 — 19:

Bled

The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): step off the mainland to explore Bled Island and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

Find out how to plan Bled trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Bled in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel to Bled.

Things to do in Bled

Nature · Tours · Outdoors · Parks
Find places to stay May 19 — 20:

Bled

— 1 night
On the 20th (Thu), trek along Vintgar Gorge and then contemplate the long history of France Preseren's Birth House - museum.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Bled travel route planner.

On the 20th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Bled.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Trails · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 19 — 20:
Highlights from your trip

Bled

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): take some stellar pictures from Mala Osojnica and then explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Triglav National Park.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Bled itinerary planner.

Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to drive to Radovljica.

Things to do in Bled

Outdoors · Trails · Parks · Nature
Find places to stay May 20 — 21:

Radovljica

— 1 night
Radovljica is a medieval town right at the footsteps of the Julian Alps.
On the 22nd (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Kancijan Church, then don't miss a visit to Tunnels Under Old Kranj, and then steep yourself in history at Old Town Centre of Radovljica.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Radovljica trip itinerary planning tool.

Radovljica is very close to Bled. In May in Radovljica, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Radovljica

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 21 — 22:

Slovenia travel guide

4.2
Castles · Bodies of Water · Caves
Sunny Side of the Alps
From snowcapped Alpine peaks to sandy Adriatic beaches, a trip to Slovenia is like taking several vacations at once. Whatever the season, the country offers enticing natural attractions, all close at hand, including thick forests, scenic valleys, cave systems, waterfalls, lakes, and the Adriatic coast. For those seeking an active holiday, you'll fine an abundance of ski slopes, trails to hike, roads to bike, and rocks to climb. Pay a visit to some of Slovenia's spa resorts and take advantage of the fresh mountain air and thermal waters. Various castles, churches, and historical towns--many of which are fully preserved--tell stories of the country's past. In Slovenia's major cities, admire the architecture, explore the local arts, visit museums, and chat with the locals over a cup of coffee. Slovenian cuisine offers a blend of Alpine and Mediterranean tastes and is definitely worth trying, along with the country's wines.